unnecessary surgery meaning

  "unnecessary surgery" in a sentence
  • [Medicine]
    Diagnostic,therapeutic,and investigative procedures prescribed and performed by health professionals,the results of which do not justify the benefits or hazards and costs to the patient.


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  1. His current insurer sees the operations as unnecessary surgery.
  2. Regulators there were seeking information about possible unnecessary surgeries by two heart doctors.
  3. Boy's life ruined by unnecessary surgery says writ
  4. Other outraged users compared the scan to unnecessary surgery.
  5. Nevertheless, experts say, the use of MRI scans often leads to unnecessary surgery.

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